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WELCOME TO THE ANGLICAN DIOCESE OF CANBERRA AND GOULBURN

We are one of the 23 Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia. Our diocese is a partnership of churches in 60 ministry units, numerous associated agencies and schools, covering most of south-east New South Wales, the eastern Riverina and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). It stretches from Marulan in the north, from Batemans Bay to Eden on the south coast, across to Holbrook in the south-west, north to Wagga Wagga, Temora, Young and Goulburn.

TOP STORIES & ARTICLES

The Faithful at St Edmund’s Gunning

St Edmund’s has a congregation of about 20 odd on a good Sunday. They are faithful and beautiful people and I find myself humbled to minister among them. As you will appreciate,...

SWAC Food and Welfare Ministry Expands

South Wagga Anglican Church normally has significant links into their local community with a range of mums and bubs programs, children and youth ministries, interest groups and...

The Diocese continues to be open & caring for all

​Early April the Tuckerbox ministry at Holy Cross Anglican Church Hackett put out a call for volunteers to staff the food ministries for Easter Saturday – that is, in a social...

Collation of Archdeacon Jane Simmonds

The Reverend Jane Simmonds was Collated as the Archdeacon for the Diaconate & Head of the Household of Deacons at All Saints' Bodalla on 16 May 2020.

Keep Calm and Pray: School Chaplaincy at Radford College During Covid-19

In serious situations there are often moments of levity which keep us going. As the situation with COVID-19 developed, I was part of a school leadership meeting to decide how we...

Passing the Baton at Synergy

It’s funny how time seems to both move at an incredible pace yet also be standing still! That’s certainly how I feel as my time as Director of Synergy Youth and Children comes to...

Built together – Bishop Carol Writes

​We have a neighbour who is a builder. During this time of COVID-19 restrictions, he has had some time on his hands, so he has started work on a retaining wall bordering our two...

Anglicare’s New Director of Mission and Culture

The Reverend Sarah Plummer has been appointed as Anglicare’s new Director of Mission and Culture. Sarah will commence in the role on May 1. Sarah grew up in the town of Yeoval in...

‘Wild ride’ for New Bishop

It’s been ‘a wild ride’ in the military for Grant Dibden, who was inducted and installed as Anglican Bishop to the Defence Force at the Royal Military College Duntroon Chapel on...

Cootamundra sets up Easter teddies for the children

Lots of people in Cootamundra are putting teddies in their windows for children out on walks with their families, and so the parish of Cootamundra is taking the opportunity to...

COMING EVENTS

2020 Week of Prayer For Christian Unity – ACT Churches Council

Live on YouTube - Sunday 24 May, 3pm Christians from churches across the ACT are gathering together on Sunday 24 May at 3pm for a service of worship and celebration as part of...

Bite-Sized Theological Studies – St Mark’s National Theological Centre

Short-term study options this winter St Mark’s is offering the following study options this winter to warm you up! From 1 June — Reading the Bible: a toolkit for understanding...